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: Zoo, Local time: 05:37:34, Altitude: 381m,
Address: Ohrada 682, 373 41 Hluboká nad Vltavou, Czech Republic
, Official WWW website: www.zoo-ohrada.cz
The Zoo Ohrada is located in Hluboká nad Vltavou
, in the south of the Czech Republic. It is about 15km to the north from the regional capital České Budějovice.
About Zoo Ohrada
The Zoo Ohrada was opened to the public in 1939 from the initiative of then owner of the manor Hluboká, Dr. Adolf Schwarzenberg. The development of the zoo stagnated from the Second World War II until 1970s. In the 1960s it was planned that the zoo would be cancelled but, fortunately, it survived.
Zoo Ohrada Today
At present , the Zoo Ohrada in Hluboká is a modern zoological garden specialized in breeding European fauna, especially small and medium-size animals. Anyway, there are also larger animals, such as wolf, bear and lynx. In Zoo Ohrada you can admire an endangered kind of otter. Children will enjoy a playground with slides and many other attractions. The Zoo Ohrada is opened all year round.
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Last update: Nov 10, 2012 12:08:02 PM
The information has not been confirmed by the owner yet
This information is provided by the community of TIXIK users and is waiting for confirmation by the owner. You should rather check the information at the offical website. http://www.zoo-ohrada.cz Membership in professional organisations/associations
: CBSG, EEP Local attractions
: contact zoo, playground, museum Is it linked to other attraction?
: with castle gardens Special events and celebrations possible?
: birthday parties, weddings, company events Most popular animals
: goat, llama (Lama glama), donkey, ape, meerkat (Suricata suricatta), elephant (Elephantidae), bear (Ursidae), giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis), wolf (Canis lupus), camel (Camelus), butterfly, eagle, duck, crocodile, turtle, beaver (Castor), otter (Lutra), owl Distance from the main road
: 2.8133446355327 Nearest railway station